Summer 2020’s Hottest Residences

June 25, 2020

Summer 2020 looks a little different this year, but one thing remains – our love for beautiful homes – and our Engel & Völkers network has definitely delivered. From coastal New England to southern Georgia, we have gathered a collection of stunning on-the-market summer homes in warmer or coastal climates. Whether you are looking for a classic beauty with private sweeping coastal views or a stunning contemporary masterpiece in a historical city, our summer collection has something for everyone.

Gloucester, MA

Located on Gloucester’s coveted Eastern Point, ‘Stoneacre’ sits at the tide’s edge and floats above the water like a yacht in the harbor, the waves seemingly at arm’s reach from every room. A dream summer home, a relaxing boat day is just a moment away at the end of the deep-water dock with double moorings. An iconic presence for over a century, Stoneacre offers 9+ bedrooms, 8 fireplaces, and 10,000 square feet of living space (plus 6,000+ square feet of partially finished space on the 3rd floor). With its immaculate grounds and fortress-like construction, Stoneacre offers the ultimate summer refuge or family compound.

Decatur, AL

This gorgeous architect-built home is nestled in Timberland Lake Estates in Decatur, Alabama, and spans over an acre of land. For those who love a good lake day, this 3 level, custom-designed home built in 2002 has splendid views of the lake year-round. Featuring 11-foot high ceilings, rosewood floors, cypress doors from a 1900 carriage house, mahogany stairs, owner’s retreat with an attached sunroom, a gourmet chef’s kitchen, and a finished basement perfect for entertaining, this Alabama stunner is full of character and makes for the perfect southern summer home.

Savannah, GA

Recognized by the American Institute of Architects for its award-winning design, this stunning contemporary masterpiece on iconic Victory Drive is the perfect Georgia escape. If contemporary is more your vibe, this home’s open floor plans with ultra-chic, dramatic features, are sure to not disappoint. Experience the ultimate in modern, green living with French doors across the entire back of the home that open to the large backyard, lanai, and patio area for seamless entertaining. The perfect home for every summer sunset and Saturday backyard barbecue.

Gloucester, MA

‘Killybracken’, an enchanting estate with expansive lawns and lush, perennial gardens, ensures absolute and self-sufficient privacy while enjoying stunning panoramic ocean views. Those looking for a summer home with a little more history and character are sure to fall in love. This historic abode features a pool house, guest cottage, and a detached two-car garage, all built with the finest attention to detail in 1927. The pool house features an all-season, indoor-outdoor pool as well as an 8-person spa and steam room. This magnificent manor is secluded on one of the most eastern points of land in the continental United States yet has convenient links to Boston and can be easily reached by land, air, and sea, the perfect summer home purchase for those that love the New England lifestyle.

 

 

 

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